The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Automation
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.05% - 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% - 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 216 285 319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 75.79% 88.51% 89.11%
Number of salaries quoted 171 222 248
Median salary £45,344 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.26% -17.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough citing Test Automation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Peterborough

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation in Peterborough.

Salary trend for Test Automation in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Developer in Test
2 4 (66.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) QA Test Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
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